Our unique analysis of the bills Klug sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1998. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Klug is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Klug was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2024 (104th): Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act
- H.R. 2969 (104th): Federal Tea Tasters Repeal Act of 1996
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Klug sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Klug’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3441 (105th): National Environmental Education Amendments Act of 1998
- H.R. 3171 (105th): To require the Federal Communications Commission to eliminate from its regulations the ...
- H.R. 1446 (105th): Extremely Low Frequency Communications System Termination Act
- H.R. 1295 (105th): National Energy Laboratories Reorganization Commission Act of 1997
- H.R. 877 (105th): To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to prevent students called ...
- H.R. 3645 (104th): National Environmental Education Amendments Act of 1996
- H.R. 3548 (104th): States Rights Act of 1996
From Jan 1991 to Dec 1998, Klug missed 104 of 4,581 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills